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$2.5 B in flood relief grants distributed nationwide so far

  Minister of Agriculture, Zulfikar Mustapha, MP hands over cheque to a farmer   Government, through the Ministry of Agriculture has thus far distributed $2.5 billion in...

GWI institutes legal proceedings against contractor over delayed works from 2017

Minister of Housing and Water, Colin Croal, MP.   The Guyana Water Incorporated (GWI) has instituted legal proceedings against LGS Barns General Building Construction and Civil...

Corentyne businessowners beaten, robbed by armed bandits

Two masked and armed bandits on Friday terrorised and robbed a Corentyne, Berbice, family at their home, where they operate a business. The incident occurred...

Eyewitness: Heard it on the grapevine…

…about Harmon Your Eyewitness had wondered why Opposition Leader “Lil Joe Harmon” had appointed Roysdale Forde to act in his stead back in early September....

Girl, 14, reportedly raped by RDC driver

A driver attached to Regional Democratic Council (RDC) in Region Nine (Upper Takutu-Essequibo) has been taken into police custody for the alleged rape of...

Covid: 6 more deaths, 77 new cases, 19 in ICU

Six more persons who were infected with the novel coronavirus have died, taking the country’s death toll to 893. Five of the latest fatalities were...

Giftland donates office supplies to GPF following Brickdam Police Station fire

Following the October 2 fire which destroyed majority of the Brickdam Police Station, the Giftland Charity Foundation has donated a number of office supplies...

“High-stress levels” at PAC causes Clerk to develop health issues, others unwilling to work

Clerk of the National Assembly Sherlock Isaacs has written to Chairman of the Public Accounts Committee Jermaine Figueira, explaining that the present Clerk of...

Urgent need for more medexes, especially in hinterland communities – Dr Anthony

Minister of Health, Dr. Frank Anthony said that there is an urgent need for more Medical Extension Officers (Medexes) to service the health sector...

GRA concerned over “drastic reduction” in filing of VAT returns

The Guyana Revenue Authority (GRA) has noted with some concern, a drastic reduction in filing of VAT returns by VAT Registrants over the previous...